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Biology Nervous System


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5. The white fatty membrane that protects the neuron 1. The series of neurons that produces a single reaction in response to a stimulus
9. The protective coverings of the brain and spinal cord 2. Part of the brain; Relay center between spinal cord and brain; reflex center
11. An electrochemical pulse that moves long the membrane of a neuron 3. The brain region that receives general sensations and relays impulses to a
12. A rounded portion of the lower brain that relays information from one side of parietal lobe
th brain to the other 4. The gray matter of the cerebrum
15. The chemicals responsible for extending the nerve impulse from one cell to 6. The region of the brain that controls involuntary activities
the next 7. Part of the neuron that receives nerve impulses and transmits them toward the
17. The part of the nervous system consisting of the brain and spinal cord cell body
18. The part of the neuron with the greatest diameter; contains the nucleus 8. Part of the brain that monitors and adjusts body activities
10. The functional unit of the nervous system. The cell that receives and
distributes nerve impulses.
13. The nervous tissue that conducts messages between the brain and the
peripheral body parts
14. The junction between the axon and dendrite
16. The part of the brain containing motor and sensory centers: controls voluntary
movement